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About Rachel K

Rachel is the creative director of The Wood and Watch jewelry and the editor-in-chief of ParentGuide magazine. She knows how to wield a flame to shape metal; loves to travel; and is passionate about art, antiques, DIY, and nature.

Author Archive | Rachel Kalina

Bold Bobby Pin Styles: Would You Wear Them?

There’s a current trend toward visible bobby pins that’s making hair styling way more varied and less fraught with frustration.

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5 Films That Will Make You (Even More) Obsessed with Sharks

What’s your favorite shark-based flick? Is Ian Ziering in it?

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#Music Monday: Esmé Patterson’s Latest is All About the Girls

Folk singer/songwriter Esmé Patterson this spring released album Woman to Woman, which aims to flesh out the female sides of mostly male-dominated popular love songs. ModCloth caught up with her.

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Lit Loves: The Truly Fascinating Beatrix Potter

Beatrix Potter helped to pave the way for female voices in predominantly male spheres and provided us with dear Peter Rabbit and co.

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The Ways Victorian Book Designs Win Our Hearts

There are many aesthetic reasons to cherish vintage books.

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Make a Super Simple — and Chic — Head Chain with This DIY

You’ve likely noticed the trend toward body jewelry this summer (upper arm bracelets, body chains, even thigh chains). Try on the look with our latest project.

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11 of our Absolute Favorite Geeks in Film

Here are some of the most lovable male nerds who aren’t afraid to show off their passions.

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A Complete List of Our Favorite Geek Girls on TV

Here are our favorite gals who wave their geek flags high and wear the style with flair.

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Kitty Couture: One Hot Cat’s Makeup Collection for Humans

Kept fauna rule our tiny worlds, and we’ve long suspected they’re plotting to take over the universe. It’s starting…now!

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What Would You Do If Your Dressing Room Began to Speak?

U.K. brand Yours Clothing has reinvented the in-store shopping experience with fitting rooms that flatter … literally.

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